THESE Plugs Are Really Cool

30.04.2021
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  • both of my monitor only use vga connectors, now i know that vga can cause boot problems

    Litron6Litron6Tunti sitten
  • PS/2 connectors rule!

    Marcel89Marcel892 tuntia sitten
  • While it was a (somewhat) common computer interface (especially on Apple devices), it is less widely known that Firewire / i.Link / IEEE-1394 was used for transporting compressed SD and HD video signals between video devices. This is how I was able to record and play back ISDB-T and ISDB-S programs on D-VHS deck and RCA Scenium HDD deck from/to my (JDM) Sony TV circa 2005-2010. In the U.S., some cable boxes supported Firewire for a period of time if I remember correctly. DV camcorders also supported the interface.

    Jason FloodJason Flood2 tuntia sitten
  • What about DVI

    Entertainment To GoEntertainment To Go3 tuntia sitten
  • Anthony, can you do a video about Lord GabeN.

    Dari DownDari Down3 tuntia sitten
  • DVI

    loutripeloutripe4 tuntia sitten
  • Anthony! Love these

    doire aintudoire aintu5 tuntia sitten
  • Working AV i love my DVI. Just for the screw on connection making it bomb proof if equipment has to be moved during production. That DP is locking is its only grace, but i can not get over how many times there is a problem with hand shakes getting missed. But our newer mixer all come with DP for bigger resolution. Nice informative video!

    TheerolisTheerolis5 tuntia sitten
  • As an audio engineer, don't even get me started on audio connections.. I feel ashamed when I have to solder two male ends together because I need it NOW and can't wait for another adapter to be delivered.

    TomosTomos8 tuntia sitten
    • More about HD Base T ... I want for a long time to move my pc away in some closet or garage ( like the Linus did with thunderbolt ) but i have to do grater distance... Tnx :D

      doire aintudoire aintu5 tuntia sitten
  • What is in his pocket! Am I the only one that is concerned that his hand has hidden the whole time?

    D BD B10 tuntia sitten
  • I am fond of both displayport and DVI. I also like firewire, although it has fallen out of fashion.

    John George Bauer-BuisJohn George Bauer-Buis11 tuntia sitten
  • DMS-59 - why does everybody forget that this exists?! It was so freaking sweet when it came out.

    Knyte TechKnyte Tech12 tuntia sitten
  • Coolto know something like these

    kirby march barcenakirby march barcena12 tuntia sitten
  • I'm in the UK, everything had this

    Retro PlusRetro Plus13 tuntia sitten
  • Missed connectors? The DVI! The best cable for monitor usage for 1080p and lower down than HDMI ever will be. Dual link allows you more bandwidth than the ever classic and very standard HDMI 1.4 standard gives you, so if you had spent your DP ports, having a spare DVI-D would do better than a HDMI in a computer situation anyway... And they never fall out on their own either with the screwed connections.

    CMDR SweeperCMDR Sweeper16 tuntia sitten
  • First lan experience I had was on 2 pcs connected with LPT cable

    Bananaman XBananaman X17 tuntia sitten
  • I love how youtube notifies me 6 days later after the vid was posted

    BreadBread17 tuntia sitten
  • Laplink cables were the shiz back in my day. so handy

    RobertRobert18 tuntia sitten
  • bro, lose weight.

    dedsertdedsert18 tuntia sitten
  • Reminded me Techmoan video

    Daniil KharkovDaniil Kharkov19 tuntia sitten
  • Man I have a centronix cable right here. It came from my parents' old HP printer. Which still works btw. I found a centronix to USB adapter and windows 10 just recognizes that 20 year old printer. There are still ink cartridges being sold too.

    Redmar KerkhofRedmar Kerkhof19 tuntia sitten
  • That RCA cable is for a Wii :) You aint gettin that past me lol

    BadWallabyBadWallaby19 tuntia sitten
  • Tipe c

    ישראל פתחובישראל פתחוב20 tuntia sitten
  • More about HD Base T ... I want for a long time to move my pc away in some closet or garage ( like the Linus did with thunderbolt ) but i have to do grater distance... Tnx :D

    Da VuckoDa Vucko21 tunti sitten
  • DVI is also a fancy VGA connector in essence.

    JohnnyVVlogJohnnyVVlog21 tunti sitten
  • SDi, BNC, HDi, serial 9 and 25 pin...most still in use today

    Richard GarlandRichard Garland21 tunti sitten
  • RF master race

    VampirerockstarVampirerockstar21 tunti sitten
  • I feel like VGA cables were under utilised. Why weren't they used instead of component, composite, SCART, etc for analogue AV equipment in the 90s. The amount of fiddling about and investing in quality cables to deal with analogue signals we had to do back then. But there was this VGA cable that didn't have to be expensive that did an amazing job. Even now it's capable of 1080p 60Hz. It would have been perfect for pre HDMI DVD players way back. I only realised how good they were when I recently started using an old VGA lcd screen I had knocking about.

    HScarletHScarlet21 tunti sitten
  • SCART was great. Advanced VCRs even had multiple SCART sockets so you could daisy-chain devices (e.g. consoles, or even DVD players) as earlier TVs usually only had one SCART. That also let you rip DVDs to VHS, or copy VHS tapes between two VCRs, etc. The downside of SCART was that the pins were wobbly and flexible. The amount of SCART cables I've had with pins that fell out or bent because they wobbled out of position while trying to insert it... In the UK, both of my Samsung smart TVs still support SCART input.

    MikeMike23 tuntia sitten
  • SCART FTW!

    Linux BoiLinux Boi23 tuntia sitten
  • SVideo connector is missing 😅

    TzAnAnYTzAnAnYPäivä sitten
  • THICK CONNECTORS

    Benjamin LewandowskiBenjamin LewandowskiPäivä sitten
  • the SCART connector kind of reminds me of DVI connectors

    logan grahamlogan grahamPäivä sitten
  • Various Cables that use USB c to usb c

    James HurlingJames HurlingPäivä sitten
  • Thunderbolt

    James HurlingJames HurlingPäivä sitten
  • DVI-I/DVI-D

    James HurlingJames HurlingPäivä sitten
  • Parallel, cuz everyone who freaks for a raspberryPi or Arduino can take a back seat, Parallel was their ancestor, everything you can do on a raspberryPi's pinouts, you can do on a parallel, except the hardware tied to it is alot faster than a raspberry...

    Ian VisserIan VisserPäivä sitten
  • 13W3 was also a favorite of Sun Microsystems.

    Danielle WhiteDanielle WhitePäivä sitten
  • I still use SCART to this day because I have a CRT

    BluetoothBluetoothPäivä sitten
  • Catwares

    MrDisguisedMrDisguisedPäivä sitten
  • The thing with SCART is that it took off so fast in Europe that we almost never had RF or component on early consoles and VCR's such as the NES. They were all SCART, which was natively an RGB signal. Imagine my surprise at how shit US TV picture looked when I first got there. Tough this is the consolation prise for having all of our games run 20% slower due to PAL's refresh rate.

    SiriusXAimSiriusXAimPäivä sitten
  • 3:25 and the delay...

    ceecrb1ceecrb1Päivä sitten
  • You forgot the VGA to BNC cables: img.av-connection.com/2/AVimg_15428.jpg

    darknessbladedarknessbladePäivä sitten
  • What is this? An imposter who's copying techquickie?

    TwisstedToastTwisstedToastPäivä sitten
  • playing older games on a sony mid 90's trinitron (apparently past 98 isnt as good because most started to use digital processing) or BVM if your lucky with an RGB scart is amazing.

    L-ONE-X - Video Game Music & DiscussionsL-ONE-X - Video Game Music & DiscussionsPäivä sitten
  • Scart looks also much better than composite.

    SplashpageSplashpagePäivä sitten
  • Scart cables are so heavy that they can fall out off ports by themselves, they are thicc

    JimmyJimmyPäivä sitten
  • Hmm... where's DVI ??

    Yanick RochonYanick RochonPäivä sitten
  • I still have several devices with scart in my house lol

    Alex StoneAlex StonePäivä sitten
  • Any amphanol connector ?

    nitroboy2nitroboy2Päivä sitten
  • I like the MOLEX connectors mostly for the name. It's a cool-sounding word that rolls off the tongue nicely.

    Samuel KarlssonSamuel KarlssonPäivä sitten
  • I don't know what material or structure is it that gave SCART connector pins very specific odor. Like do those blades oxidize in specific way or what.

    ImmyImmyPäivä sitten
  • Aaaw... nothing about YPbPr Component Video?

    kdotckdotcPäivä sitten
  • I still use Scart because I only have a CRT TV with a Digitizer.

    PovilazPovilazPäivä sitten
  • I used to make the 25pin to Amphenol (Centronics) printer cables.... Oh the joy!!

    Andy HarrisonAndy HarrisonPäivä sitten
  • Is everything alright, Anthony? Strangely hiding your left hand in the pocket there...

    vbddfy euuytvbddfy euuytPäivä sitten
  • Pls, tell everybody that rj-45, isn't actually a name for ethernet connector

    Валерий КоваленкоВалерий КоваленкоPäivä sitten
  • DMS-59. i hate that piece of crap

    NopebroNopebroPäivä sitten
  • Péritel can handle 1080p.

    YugoYugoPäivä sitten
  • It felt weird when the words " legacy " and "obscure" where used to describe my current setup... Oh god i didn't knew 😳

    RevautRevautPäivä sitten
    • pure garbage, and it needs to go away yesterday.

      vbddfy euuytvbddfy euuytPäivä sitten
  • Only component video cable was better than SCART/PERITEL on a television, but they came in the early 2000s. In the 80s in North America we had shitty RF / Composite cable, and at this time SCART was really advanced. S-Video in the 90s was just barely superior to RCA Composite. SECAM/PAL was also better than NTSC (FPS was better on NTSC but the resolution / colors was far better over the 2 others standards)... We had shitty standards in North America in this era :p.

    Alexandre BouvierAlexandre BouvierPäivä sitten
  • I do miss SDI and RGBHV :D

    Lau JovoLau JovoPäivä sitten
  • BNC is another I still use today. Pretty much locking COAX

    Aaron BrenkusAaron BrenkusPäivä sitten
  • Didn't SCART also enable control features similar to HDMI CEC?

    Micah NightwolfMicah NightwolfPäivä sitten
  • Silicon Graphics. WTF. :) And Apple... HD-45 and ADC.

    Francis SaffellFrancis SaffellPäivä sitten
  • SCART: The only consumer level connector which you 100% need to see the socket with both eyes to have even the remotest of chances of getting the plug in.

    Mr_HatbeardMr_HatbeardPäivä sitten
  • SCART, where you had to remove one of the pins on a lot of devices to stop ghosting

    PseudocodePseudocodePäivä sitten
  • SCART is all fun and game till you have to confect one alone with your welder. Gosh, the worst moment in my AV class.

    0nion0nionPäivä sitten
  • How about Binc connectors

    BluDragon ProjectBluDragon ProjectPäivä sitten
  • take an R out of SCART and you got yourself a good time.

    check out my soundcloudcheck out my soundcloud2 päivää sitten
  • I guess SCSI and MIDI connectors were covered earlier? :-)

    Helge MouldingHelge Moulding2 päivää sitten
  • No mention of 5xBNC for separate red, green, blue, vsync and hsync connections? You could actually just swap the R G B pigtails around to swap colors!

    szegaszega2 päivää sitten
  • Was that a Wii RCA Connector?!

    Sean MacMillanSean MacMillan2 päivää sitten
  • As long as we can all agree that DisplayPort the THE WORST video connect ever, we can be friends. Don't @ me with its specs. If you use DP with more than one monitor, your computer will constantly forget how many monitors are attached, blank displays out, require power cycles, and cause your OS to frequently select the wrong audio outputs. It's pure garbage, and it needs to go away yesterday.

    bradleypariahbradleypariah2 päivää sitten
  • Honestly people getting confused with scart makes me chuckle, I'm pretty sure everyone in England has a old tesco bag full of scart leads in the loft.

    ItIsArisItIsAris2 päivää sitten
    • Everyone in Europe does.

      CeeJayDKCeeJayDK19 tuntia sitten
  • I had this old laptop which had a scuzzy port. Never understood what it was for, or how to get a hold of a connector for it to attach it to something else. I originally mistook it for a printer port but yeah, way bigger than a printer port.

    George MooreGeorge Moore2 päivää sitten
  • Anthony is great

    Affra JamAffra Jam2 päivää sitten
  • There's this one video connector on a projector, somethingM. I had to order a specific adapter to make it work. It LOOKS like a DVI plug, but with much more connections.

    AC3AC32 päivää sitten
  • Every time I see the amount of different Connection Cables/types we had for Printers and all kinds of different Peripheral Devices back in the Day (and remember the Difficulties setting them up in Windows...), I'm really happy about the existence of USB once again.

    TheRealCrisisTheRealCrisis2 päivää sitten
  • Thumbnail.. title... well I'm out of here..

    Marcel SMarcel S2 päivää sitten
  • Hand in pocket the whole video. Unprofessional.

    Craig MarshCraig Marsh2 päivää sitten
    • Who cares? He got the information at hand to the viewers in a professional manner, you're just cherry picking.

      HexalonHexalonPäivä sitten
  • my gf said plugs would make the nights double the fun. i will buy one but didnt really get what she will do with one of these.

    Furkan ÜnsalFurkan Ünsal2 päivää sitten
  • My TV still uses scart cable for my satellite box

    Re-MecsRe-Mecs2 päivää sitten
  • Isn't DVI another video plug? I remember using DVI plugs/cables around the same time VGA was popular.

    Some guy who does not get the jokeSome guy who does not get the joke2 päivää sitten
    • Yes, DVI is a (D)igital (V)isual (I)nterface. Sort of like a predecessor to HDMI.

      HexalonHexalonPäivä sitten
  • I use CAT5 for my modem to ps4 connection. And a little jealous of all these young kids that will never know the struggle of the dreaded UHF switch/connection.

    MrShuntkingMrShuntking2 päivää sitten
  • You made that genuine interesting. Thanks!

    WinsuckerWinsucker2 päivää sitten
  • Thiccc'😍

    MATHEOO !MATHEOO !2 päivää sitten
  • HDBaseT is crap in my opinion. It doesnt have a proper error correction and a sharp kink in the cable can already bring you outages... I spend so many hours fixing this stuff at work that i just hate it. So glad that there is AVoverIP standard now, which you can integrate in your existing ethernet network... And has error correction...

    JKJK2 päivää sitten
  • Fun fact: while SCART is a French acronym, if you find an old VCR manual and look at the French language instructions it's almost always called a Euroconnecteur instead. Pretty much only English speaking countries call it SCART

    James ScholesJames Scholes2 päivää sitten
    • We actually called it Péritel on a day to day basis.

      FlamenticoFlamentico17 tuntia sitten
  • If you have an old Wii, Playstation 2 or original Xbox that you retro game on (either native games or emulators) do youself a favor and invest the $16 in a set of component video cables for your old console. Video quality will be noticably better. You can buy component cables for the Gamecube but they're so rare prices are a joke and for what those cost you'd save money buying a Wii with compoment cables and playing Gamecube games in compatability mode.

    MonsucoMonsuco2 päivää sitten
  • I just love DIN plugs. They're even still used today in MIDI.

    seeni gztyseeni gzty2 päivää sitten
  • my mom said youre fat

    p_ potatochipsp_ potatochips2 päivää sitten
  • I used scart during my childhood

    LucLuc2 päivää sitten
  • There are some pretty cool connectors in av. Look up true1 or powercon or NL8’s. There’s also some pretty cool snakes that can send like 100 channels of analog audio that terminates to one connection. Also the connections for motor control are pretty sweet. Not sure what they’re called though

    Joey MorrisonJoey Morrison2 päivää sitten
    • which meant having to dig behind your heavy CRT TV to try and find which SCART had come loose. HDMI WAS A GODSEND.

      seeni gztyseeni gzty2 päivää sitten
  • Hey we use HDbaseT at work. all of our screens have an encoder and decoder attached to them. Kind of great if you want to watch something on another rooms screen since the encoders just blast data across our network 24/7

    CrusadeCrusade2 päivää sitten
  • 1:47 No thanks, I'm going to call you Bizzaro-DVI!

    RagnarokRagnarok2 päivää sitten
  • scart sounds so neat! but it also sounds like a really nasty word. Like some accident that happened in the bathroom. "Oh boy, dont go in there, someone scarted all over"

    Lan SterLan Ster2 päivää sitten
  • tell us why there is only one centronics connector on your favorite cable

    hippynurdhippynurd2 päivää sitten
  • Scart also had a signal for automatic (anamorph) analogue widescreen switching.

    telochotelocho2 päivää sitten
  • I saw him on Linus Tech tips Sick

    ItsadrianyayItsadrianyay2 päivää sitten
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